Secessionism
Secessionism Se*ces"sion*ism, n. The doctrine or policy of secession; the tenets of secession; the tenets of secessionists. [1913 Webster]

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  • secessionism — se·ces·sion·ism …   English syllables

  • secessionism — noun a doctrine that maintains the right of secession • Derivationally related forms: ↑secessionist • Hypernyms: ↑doctrine, ↑philosophy, ↑philosophical system, ↑school of thought, ↑ism …   Useful english dictionary

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